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Knit up a touch of 1940s charm with the sweet Cap-Sleeved Jumper knitting pattern. This delightful design is crafted in a fancy rib stitch, adorned with contrasting borders and a flattering belt – the perfect addition to your summer wardrobe.


Bust: width all around at underam 32 inches, stretching up to 35 inches


Original Yarn  suggestion and needle size info:   

5 oz 3 Ply Wool in Main Colour

1 oz 3 Ply Wool in Contrasting Colour

No. 12 Needles (2.75 mm)

No. 10 Needles (3.25 mm)

6 Small Buttons

1 Buckle

Ribbon to back belt



Over the pattern 9 stitches and 12 rows to the inch


The original yarn may not be available due to the age of the pattern.  Select yarn that is closest to the weight of the original yarn.


When reworking the pattern it is best to knit a tension swatch with your chosen yarn. To get the correct measurements, your tension must be the same as stated in the pattern. 


Happy Knitting!


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1940s Cap Sleeved Jumper

  • You are buying a restored, recoloured and reformatted DIGITAL COPY of the original knitting pattern only. It is NOT the original pattern or finished product.  Your PDF will be available to download once payment is confirmed.


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